William Windom

1923 - 2012

William Windom

William Windom (September 28, 1923 – August 16, 2012) was an American actor. He played a wide variety of roles in both film and television during a near 60-year career, but is perhaps best known for his role as cartoonist John Monroe in the short-lived comedy My World and Welcome to It (1969–1970) winning him a Primetime Emmy Award, and his recurring role as Dr. Seth Hazlitt starring alongside Angela Lansbury in Murder, She Wrote (1984-1996). Windom was also known for his prolific work in television appearing in such shows as Star Trek, The Twilight Zone, Columbo, Gunsmoke, Mission: Impossible, Magnum, P.I., Newhart, and L.A. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William Windom has received more than 84,188 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,248th most popular actor.

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  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.13

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  • 3.48

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, William Windom ranks 3,222 out of 8,832Before him are David Spade, Carol Ann Susi, Ronald Lacey, Alexander Knox, Nur Fettahoğlu, and Ann Sheridan. After him are Joseph Grimaldi, Kai, Joely Richardson, Ricardo Antonio Chavira, Anthony Heald, and Harry Guardino.

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Among people born in 1923, William Windom ranks 232Before him are Morris Halle, Charlie Mariano, Raoul Bott, Paula Fox, Jorge Daponte, and Ivan Gubijan. After him are Betsy Blair, Gösta Löfgren, Thad Jones, Lygia Fagundes Telles, Ivor Bueb, and Walter M. Miller Jr.. Among people deceased in 2012, William Windom ranks 227Before him are Gitta Sereny, Włodzimierz Smolarek, Luis Aponte Martínez, Juan Francisco Lombardo, Kurt Maetzig, and Vladimir Krutov. After him are Armand Penverne, Dara Singh, Rashidi Yekini, Claude Cheysson, Jack Taylor, and Phyllis Diller.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, William Windom ranks 5,144 out of 12,171Before him are William Larned (1872), Alan Dean Foster (1946), Robert Gould Shaw (1837), Clifton Williams (1932), Ann Sheridan (1915), and Harold D. Babcock (1882). After him are George Herriman (1880), Stanley Norman Cohen (1935), Galo Plaza (1906), Kate Pierson (1948), Beals Wright (1879), and Edward Everett (1794).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, William Windom ranks 1,575Before him are John Carroll Lynch (1963), M. C. Gainey (1948), Michael C. Hall (1971), David Spade (1964), Carol Ann Susi (1952), and Ann Sheridan (1915). After him are Ricardo Antonio Chavira (1971), Anthony Heald (1944), Emily Kinney (1985), Kirk Alyn (1910), Ashley Tisdale (1985), and Thomas H. Ince (1880).